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Momentum Deferred 

Walter analyzes the body of a shapeshifter and then reconnects with an old patient that has the ability to distinguish the people from the other world. Olivia finally recalls her encounter with Belly.

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Thomas Jerome Newton (as Sebastian Roche)
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Storyline

Recuperating from the traumatic and alarming meeting with Massive Dynamic founder William Bell, Agent Dunham consumes a powerful "fringe" concoction that Dr. Bishop prescribes to stimulate her memory. Meanwhile, the Fringe Division investigates a series of robbery cases that are tied to shape-shifting. As clues are tracked and memories are jogged, another woman experimented on by Dr. Bishop is introduced and a flashback reveals more about Olivia's visit to the alternate reality. Written by FOX Publicity

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Trivia

Peter Bishop specifically mentions watching Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) when he was younger. Leonard Nimoy, credited with a "special guest appearance" in this episode, starred in the film as Dr. David Kibner. Another guest character in this episode is named Rebecca Kibner. See more »

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Dr. William Bell: Momentum can be deferred, but it must always be paid back in full.
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Connections

References Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) See more »

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End Title Theme (Composed by Michael Giacchino)
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This is the TIUAN episode
20 February 2015 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

One thing that all highly successful series have in common these days -- and make no mistake, this 5-season barn burner is right at the top of the list -- is a TAKE IT UP A NOTCH episode, Thats an episode where the producers basically say to the fans, you like our characters, you like our weekly adventures, you are quite happy with the show, BUT WE ARE NOT ... so lets throw in a pinch of salt.

For FRINGE FANS a FUN FACT .. time changes when you are having a good time.

This episode speeds by in a blink because so many interesting things are happening.

Great writing direction editing.

They could also have called this episode WALTER GETS LUCKY.


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